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E DWINA had helped Grandmother
all winter, and her preparation for
icollegfe was neglected. Therefore,
Grandmother musing, tried to find a
way ont. On the table lay an advertis
ing circular pointing the advantage
of a certain summer school. Grnnd
mother did some silent figuring; then
■he laid her glasses aside to interview
Rosie Smith. Rosie had come to
board with Grandmother early that
BprbW. ' Edwlna liked Rosie, and the
young woman in turn was fond of the
gM «0 industriously eager for edu
cation.
Boole had come to Grandmother's in
chance manner. She had alighted
from the suburban trolley one sun
■hlny morning when daffodils were
cheering the village landscape ; stop
ping before Grandmother's honey
suckled doorway she asked impulsive
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ly if there might not be a desirable
hoarding place nearby. Grandmother
Brown suggested her own pretty home
di ipbOardlng place. Miss Rosl«Smith
accepted and hurried back to the ad
joining city to fetch her luggage. She
brought a recommendation of charac
ter to Grandmother from a minister.
The cottage was all that could be
desired, and much of the simple
housework was accomplished by the
younger women, after Edwina's day at
school. The white-haired woman, sit
ting In the tiny porch that afforded a
view of lake and campus smiled con
tentedly at the merry conversation of
the workers inside.
"The youngest professor Is such a
dear," Edwina was saying, "the girls
are all ernzy about him, he is so sort
of sorrowfully romantic. And he looks
•movie' actorish with that white hair
Just touching his temples. And he has
the kindliest eyes, Rosie. Nell Winn,
whose father is head of the whole col
lege works, was telling me today that
this Professor Wainright has always
had the wildest ambition to write a
great book. And Nell's father says,
the things he has written are simply
wonderful. But since he was a very
yonng man, Richard Wainright was
left with the care of an invalid sister;
■he could not even walk. He loved
her dearly, and used at evening, after
his work was done, to carry her up
and down the garden In his arms. All
his time was devoted to her care, and
he had to take up what clerkships he
could get to keep things going. You
see, before this frail sister Lily was
left to him he had to support his
mother, who later died. Well, all the
time he was clerking and doing things
about the house he managed one way
or another to get to night school.
When Lily died, not very long ugo, he
was able to come on here to attend
he teaches to continue
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la that longing to write. The maga
zines do take things of his. And he's
the Jolllest companion, Rosie; you
must meet him. Whenever any of us
get balled up with our problems we
are not afraid to take them to Pro
fessor Wainright ; he makes things as
clear as day."
Edwina introduced Rosie Smith to
the professor the following afternoon
when, quite by accident, the three
met on the college street. Rosie was
on her way to Lakeview park with a
hook, the professor, it happened, was
also on his way to that favorite spot,
with some problems to work out. They
sat together on a park bench and
talked. That Rosie found the pro
fessor interesting may be said; that
the professor found the sweet-faced
sympathetic listener interesting, is also
a fact. Both Rosie and Richard Wain
right, however, were surprised to find
themselves confiding in each other
their secret ambitions—the sorrows of
their past.
Edwina began after a few weeks to
goodnaturedly, her grand
"It will be
tease,
mother's chance boarder,
wedding bells for you if you don't
look out," said Edwina. "And how
will you like living on an under
teacher's salary? Washing dishes and
•darning socks?
Richard will have to lay aside all
thought of future fame, through wrlt
While the ambitious
ms."
Richard asked Rosie to marry him,
amt Rosie, her blue eyes serious and
understanding, agreed that she would.
Grandmother was appalled by the un
OKpei tedness of the romance. Richard's
■upei iors in college did not say open
ly what they thought of a young man
who was brave enough to dare uiur
y|*ge on so meager a salary.
Richard laid the facta before Roale and
nfae assured him that "they would
manage." So a quiet marriage cere
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Above is pictured the temple of the moon god at Ur of the Chaldeans In Mesopotamia, where the Joint expedi
tion of the British museum and the University of Pennsylvania has unearthed many new relics of
prehistoric days. In a tomb was found the oldest dated stone, a tablet of King A-An-Ni-Pad-Da, about 4600 B. C.
National Goat Farm
Helps Sick Babies
Milk Worth
Produces
Double Cow's Product.
Washington.—The surroundings of
Washington lack the cozy chalets, the
snow-crowned mountains and the ro
bust Alpine climbers and singers that
are infallible as guide posts in intro
ducing the traveler to the heart of
Switzerland, but the neighborhood of
the national capital boasts one typical
ly Swiss earmark—it is the Beltsville
milch goat herd owned and operated
by Uncle Sam and one of the best
Tom Thumb dairy projects of its kind
in the country.
Washington has benefited markedly
as the result of Uncle Sam's entrance
Into the goat-raising business
sixteen years ago, remarks the Wash
ington Star, for much of the nutri
tious and easily digestible goat's milk
produced at the national farm, about
sixteen miles from the White House,
has been used in co-operative research
at the diet kitchen and Georgetown
university hospital for the treatment
of puny infants and Invalids suffering
from malnutrition.
some
Disciples of Sanitation.
The plutocratic milking goat is the
exact antithesis of the ordinary tin
can alley goat. The blue blooded goats
are disciples of sanitation. They will
eat nothing but clean and pure food.
They require sanitary stables and
shaggy overconrs as spotless and im
maculate as those of the most partic
ular "tabbies" <>f the feline world.
The governin' nt goat farm features
a herd of 40 gr de and pure bred Tog
genburg and Su.men milch goats of all
sizes and ages.
The average milch doe weighs be
tween 110 and 115 pounds, yet despite
her diminutive size she produces from
seven to ten times her weight In nu
tritious milk each year. The average
milch doe In the Beltsville herd pro
duces from 3.5 to 5 quarts of milk
daily during the peak production of her
nine months' annual milking period.
The best doe In the herd has a record
production of 1,287 pounds of milk and
65 pounds of butterfat for one lacta
tion period, while the average output
of the entire herd of 24 milch does Is
well over the 900-pound mllk-produc
tlon mark.
Under present conditions it costs
about 10 cents a day to feed the 1111
putian cows their regular rations of
alfalfa and clover hay and their grain
allowances of cracked corn, oats, bran
and oil meal. During the grazing sea
son grass and browse supplant the hay
In the goat bill of fare. In the major
ity of municipal markets where goat's
milk is available its price is double
that of the best cow's milk. In New
York city goat's milk has sold for as
much as 50 cents a quart. The pe
goat's milk makes this food ideally
adapted for the feeding of invalids
and sickly infants. The supposition
increased digestibility of !
Is that the
this fluid obtains from the very uni
form distribution of the fat globules,
:
chemical tests have demon- | used to show areas of rainfall or snow
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GIRL OPERATOR SUCCEEDS IN
RUNNING FEDERAL BLOCKADE
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of goat's milk ranges from 3.2 to 4.4
per cent. Relatively speaking, there
is no marked difference between the
milk of the goat and that of the cow !
except the more uniform distribution {
of the fat particles in the former, j
Goat's milk is eminently suitable for [
practically all the purposes to which
cow's milk Is put except for making
butter.
Overseas, large quantities of goat's
milk cheese Is manufactured annually.
Unless artificially colored, the butter
made from goat's milk is very white
and resembles lard In appearance.
Tests made at Beltsville, however,
have proved Irrefutably that a good
quality of butter can be produced
when the goats' milk and cream are
properly handled.
The Beltsville herd of goats was es
tablished In 1908 when the Initial at
tempts were made to cross 30 common
brush goats brought to Washington
from Alabama with pure bred goats
from Switzerland. The breeding ex
periments have been continued until
now most of the goats In the govern
ment herd are at least seven-eighths
pure while some of them are 31-32
pure bred.
The national researches In goat fam
ily Improvement at Beltsville demon
trate that native American goats can
be readily improved by Intermingling
their blood lines with those of the
goats foreign an
cestry.
Unquestionably In the vicinity of
every large city in America today
there are attractive opportunities
awaiting the initiative and energy of
goat dairymen who will establish
profitable herds and embark In the
special goats' milk business.
EXPLANATION ON HOW TO READ
GOVERNMENT WEATHER MAPS
Marks and Lines Made Intel
ligible by Experts.
Washington.—Almost everyone is fa
miliar with the large weather maps lo
cated in public places, such as rail
way stations, post offices, or govern
ment buildings. The weather bureau
of the United States Department of
Agriculture issues a printed explana
tion of the weather map, telling in
detail what the various marks and
lines mean, and how the map is read.
The daily weather reports consist of
observations of the barometer and
thermometer, the velocity and direc
tion of the wind, state of the weather,
and amount of rain or snow. On the
weather maps solid lines, called iso
bars, are drawn through points that
have the same atmospheric pressure.
Dotted lines called isotherms are
drawn through points that have the
The direction of
same temperature.
the wind at each station Is Indicated
which flies with the
by an arrow
wind.
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Shaded areas are
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Record on Tombstone ••
■ • North Bergen, N. J.—When a \.
11 tombstone is raised over the • •
grave of James Lyon, who died "
11 recently, the inscription upon it ■ •
; ; will note the fact that he served I.
" the entire period of the Civil "
" war as a member of the New ..
.. Jersey Volunteers In the Union j )
' ' army.
The will left by Lyons, admit- ; \
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Dog Kills $1,000 Fox
Caught Stealing Hens
Vancouver, Wash.—A commotion in
his chicken yard at night caused R. H.
Miller of Fruit Valley to Investigate,
and he arrived in time to see a blue
fox leaving the yard with a chicken
In Its mouth. His dog, a mixed Aire
dale and Alaska wolfhound, dashed
after the fox and killed It before Mr.
Miller could Interfere.
Dr. R. J. Mercer claimed the pelt,
the fox was one of three that
escaped from the Mercer fox farm
some time ago. The mate to the one
killed was captured the following night
at Hazeldell by some boys and the
third animal Is believed to be In the
neighborhood of the farm, as several
chickens and ducks have disappeared
recently. The fox killed was valued
at $ 1 , 000 .
as
Paint* With Month
young Lunenburg artist, whose attack
of spinal meningitis incapacitated him
from the use of his hands, and who
has achieved much success In painting
by holding the brush m his mouth,
won another honor when a watercolor,
entitled 'The Spirit of the Sea," was
accepted by the Toronto Art galleries.
fall. Tabular data gives other details.
The centers of areas of low baro
metric pressure are Indicated on the
map by the word "low" and the cen
ters of areas of high barometric pres
sure by the word "high."
In the northern hemisphere winds
blow spirally Inward, counterclockwise,
toward and around the center of a
low, while from the center of a high
they blow spirally outward as the
hands of a clock move. These facts
Influence the direction from which
prevailing winds at any point are
blowing. There are rather well-de
fined storm tracks which may be
traced on a weather map, and very
definite Indications of the character
of approaching weather changes, which
may be found on the weather charts.
Topography and the location of land
and water areas with regard to the
place where the observer happens to
be are, of course, important factors In
weather changes.
Jelly made from ivory and real Chl
nese birds' nest were shown at a re
cent food exhibition in London.
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Short News Notes ;
From AH Pari « of
IDAHO
Blackfoot, — At a meeting recently
of the board of directors of the Idaho
Insane asylum, the resignation of
Medical Superintendent R. G. Eaton
was filed and accepted by the board
to take effect within thirty days. Dr.
Eaton has been in charge of the
Blackfoot institution since October 1,
1023.
Idaho Falls,—Lewis A. Lee, prose
cuting attorney of Bonneville county,
has called the attention of Will H.
Hays, director general of the motion
picture industry, to the case of "Baby
Marie"' Osborne, screen 3 tar, whose
father, Leon T. Osborne (is held in
the county Jail here to await trial on
charges of violating the theatrical
act, which prohibits showing of a
juvenile for gain and contributing to
the delinquency of a minor by having
her
Twin Falls,—Recently the county
commissioners approved an appropri
ation of $3600 for the maintenance of
the farm bureau in Twin Falls county
for the year 1924. This is the same
amount set aside last year. It Is
understood that R. E. Brossard, who
has served as the county agent for
the past three years, will continue
in that position.
Boise,—Payette lakes may be the
scene of the annual summer encamp
ment of the Idaho national guard,
Colonel H. A. Padgeham has announc
ed following his return from the
meeting of the state's adjutant gen
erals at San Francisco. At least
Idaho's cavalry units are expected to
maneuver at Payette lakes unless the
Boise barracks is chosen for the em
Idaho infantry and ar
In encamp
Wash., June
campment.
tillery units will meet
ment at Camp Lewis,
14 to 28.
Boise,—High grade zinc4)lende ore
is reported struck In a new discovery
In the West Mountain Mining com
pany near Cascade by W. A. Carter.
Tons of good ore are being sorted
and piled ready for shipment In the
early spring,
consists of granite
syenitic gneiss intrusions. In one
of the discoveries there is a good
sulphide vein carrying 81 ounces of
silver per ton, 22 per cent zinc, 22
per cent sulphur, 4 per cent iron, 4
per cent silica and 4 per cent lead.
On the second discovery the silver
runs 34 ounces and the lead 23 per
per cent.
Nampa,—Indications are that this
section of Idaho wll not produce as
great a tonnage of potatoes this year
ts it did last J. C. Sewell, one of
the big shippers of southwest Idaho,
said that purchasers of
This group of claims
pagmatite with
seed pota
toes to date are only about
what they were last season.
half
former
director of the defunct Payette Na
tional bank was found guilty on all
of the eight counts in the indictment
returned against him in the federal
court after a trial that had lasted
two days.
Boise.—James A. Lauer,
Alonzo F. Brown of
Grangeville has been made deputy
game warden for the district of Ida
ho county between the south fork of
the Clearwater river and the Salmon
river according to announcement
made by Game Warden Dick Thomas.
Boise.
Pocatello.—In the confession of
Graves, 16-year-old boy, the
Bird,
John
mysterious shooting of John
which occured recently, and the bur
glary of the Standard furniture store
are cleared up. The boy has admit
ted that he shot the Pocatello Creek
rancher, hut gives no reason for the
act.
Boise.—Ada county commissioners
will approve expenditures not to ex
ceed $5000 as the county's share to
ward building roads in the vicinity
of an approach to the main line sta
tion, according to a report of Ed
ward Smith, acting mayor,
city council Tuesday.
Twin Falls.—The impassable road
to the
conditions existing
Buhl have improved with the long
period of warmer weather so that
now the communication between
Twin Falls and Boise by auto stage
has been resumed.
Idaho Falls.—What is believed by
local sportsmen to be the largest :
wolf ever trapped in Idaho was cap- j
Olie
tured recently by Asa and
Hughes of Camas, reputed to be the j
beBt trappers in that section. The
wa » brought to <
it was f
pound» and measure m
tip to tip. The animal
mas where |
ninety four
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is two feet I
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Turns Bed to Cure Insomnia
Insomnia victims have found strange
cures, such as counting imaginary
sheep passing through a gate, but an
Inn keeper in Europe, when 3 he dis
covers one of her guests has not slept
well, turns his bed so It will face in
another direction. She maintains from
her long experience in catering to that 1
comfort of travelers that some are
'East and Westers," while others are
"North and Southers," or "West and
Easters," when it comes to sleeping.
Cuticura Soap for the Complexion.
Nothing better than Cuticura Soap
tally and Ointment now and then as
seeded to make the complexion clear,
scalp clean and hands soft and white.
Add to this the fascinating, fragrant
Cuticura Talcum, and you have the
Cuticura Toilet Trio.—Advertisement.
Had Time to Think
"Charles, do you love me as well a s
pou thought you would before we wer«
married?"
"I didn't think before we were mar
ried. Is dinner ready?"
A Simple, Safe, Sure Remedy
for all local aches and pains due to
taking cold or over exertion Is an
Allcock's Plaster.—Adv.
The Difference
"When I 'its a man 'e remembers it"
"When I 'its a man 'e don't."—Pear
jon's Weekly.
A smart lool is dangerous and an Ig
norant one is more so.
Mrs. A. A. White
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The Appealing Charm
of Perfect Health
Siloam, Colo .—"I was sick for two
years, could not regain my old tim«
strength after motherhood, had no
appetite and was so nervous I could
not sleep. I lost fifteen pounds in
weight My friends all thought I
had lung trouble, I got so thin and
pale. All the mediane the doctors
f ve me failed to help me. One day
read about Dr. Pierce'3 Golden
Medical Discovery and decided to try
it. I got a bottle right away and after
the first few doses I began to feel
better. I took four bottles and it
certainly did wonders for me. I can't
say too much for this 'Medical Dis
covery 1 and always recommend it to
gny friends."—Mrs. A. A. White.
When run-down you can quickly
pick up and regain vim, vigor, vitality
by obtaining this Medical Discovery
of Dr. Pierce's at your nearest drug
store in tablets or liquid, or send lUc
for trial pkg. to Dr. Pierce's Invalids'
Hotel, BuSalo, N. Y,
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A safe and soothing
^^reinedy for cut*,
bums, or skin trou
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and aore throats.
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